This undated electron microscope image made available by the US National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows 2019-nCoV, the novel coronavirus that causes Covid-19. Photo: AP This undated electron microscope image made available by the US National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows 2019-nCoV, the novel coronavirus that causes Covid-19. Photo: AP
This undated electron microscope image made available by the US National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows 2019-nCoV, the novel coronavirus that causes Covid-19. Photo: AP

Chinese trials for Gilead’s antiviral drug to treat coronavirus still far from reaching patient recruitment goals

  • Antiviral remdesivir is being trialled as a treatment for the novel coronavirus in 10 hospitals in Wuhan
  • Researchers have recruited more than 230 patients for the trials so far, short of the 760 targeted

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
This undated electron microscope image made available by the US National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows 2019-nCoV, the novel coronavirus that causes Covid-19. Photo: AP This undated electron microscope image made available by the US National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows 2019-nCoV, the novel coronavirus that causes Covid-19. Photo: AP
This undated electron microscope image made available by the US National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows 2019-nCoV, the novel coronavirus that causes Covid-19. Photo: AP
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